Sept 4 – The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
THE GLOBE AND MAIL
** Investa Office Fund said on Tuesday that Canada-based Oxford Properties Group Inc had offered A$3.29 billion ($2.36 billion) for acquiring the property manager, higher than an A$3.2 billion offer earlier from Blackstone Group LP. https://tgam.ca/2Na1ecL
** A key dispute resolution system that includes Chapter 19 and dairy supply management, whose preservation Canada has long marked as a must-have in any NAFTA deal will be the focus of talks between Canada and the U.S. when negotiations resume on Wednesday. Chapter 19 allows Canada and U.S. to challenge each other’s punitive duties in front of binational trade panels. https://tgam.ca/2Q3oAz5
** The battle between Restaurant Brands International Inc , the parent company of Tim Hortons Inc, and a group of rebellious franchisees heated up over the holiday weekend when the company abruptly seized the restaurants of the group’s leader David Hughes. https://tgam.ca/2Q4aRrZ
($1 = 1.39 Australian dollars) (Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)